A catalyst for change: how the Hyogo Framework for Action has promoted disaster risk reduction in South East Europe

This report celebrates some of the many achievements made in the South East Europe (SEE) region in the context of the Hyogo Framework for Action 2005-2015: Building the Resilience of Nations and Communities to Disasters (HFA), and suggests areas for further development and improvement. It is set in the context of the South Eastern Europe Disaster Risk Mitigation and Adaptation Programme (SEEDRMAP) and aims to present some evidence-based elements of success and key regional achievements in addressing the HFA, as well as highlighting areas for further work at regional and national level. The results of this review will also contribute to the celebrations due to take place on the occasion of the Third United Nations World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in 2015.


Source: Prevention web
Pubblication Date: 01/09/2014
Theme: Community based DRR and SOCIAL IMPACT and Resilience,
Country: Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Macedonia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia, Turkey, Any,
Hazard: Avalanche, Cold wave, Drought, Earthquake, Epidemic & pandemic, Flood, Heat wave, Landslide, Nuclear, bacteriological and Chemical, Storm Surge, Technological Disasters, Tsunami, Wilde-fires, Any,
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